Getting around Tuvalu


The only airstrip is at Funafuti. There is no internal air service.


There are a few roads, constructed from impacted coral, and several dirt tracks that span the islands.

Side of road
Car hire

Motorbike hire is available in Funafuti on Fakaifou Side.


You can hire taxis at the main wharf.


The odd minibus takes passengers around the island.

By water

The islands are served by a passenger and cargo vessel based at Funafuti, which occasionally calls at Suva (Fiji).

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